The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Line Management
Rank 157 187 173
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2037 1729 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.56% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.91% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1357 1590
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92363 90476 91973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.69% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75858 73597 77983
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 1930 £52,500 - 219
London +10 690 £62,250 -2.73% 78
South East +18 420 £50,000 - 50
Yorkshire +35 188 £45,000 - 11
Berkshire +58 158 £55,000 - 12
South West +30 156 £50,000 +21.95% 21
City of London +16 156 £67,500 +3.84% 14
East of England -1 156 £50,000 - 18
West Yorkshire +30 131 £42,415 -5.74% 7
North West +23 121 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Leeds +22 96 £45,000 - 6
West Midlands -24 95 £44,000 -7.36% 12
Reading +42 94 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Hampshire -9 74 £50,000 +18.34% 9
Surrey -12 71 £48,750 +8.33% 10
Wiltshire +17 65 £53,250 +33.12% 12
East Midlands +23 61 £43,000 -6.01% 9
Manchester -2 59 £46,500 +6.28% 9
Scotland +9 57 £45,000 -8.16% 2
Swindon +29 53 £55,648 +34.90% 11
Hertfordshire +17 47 £65,000 +6.12% 5
North Yorkshire +32 37 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Bristol +28 37 £46,250 +4.51% 3
West Sussex +16 35 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 35 £54,000 +35.00% 5
Cambridge +5 34 £53,000 +35.89% 3
Coventry +4 32 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Cheshire +8 31 £62,500 +31.57% 5
Birmingham -23 30 £45,000 - 3
Suffolk - 30 £45,000 - 3

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1205 (29.64%) Finance
2 981 (24.13%) Project Management
3 889 (21.87%) Agile Software Development
4 673 (16.56%) Degree
5 651 (16.01%) SQL
6 646 (15.89%) Microsoft
7 629 (15.47%) Mentoring
8 527 (12.96%) ITIL
8 527 (12.96%) Windows
9 498 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
10 466 (11.46%) SQL Server
11 458 (11.27%) .NET
12 449 (11.05%) MS Excel
13 404 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 401 (9.86%) Coaching
15 387 (9.52%) Service Delivery
16 378 (9.30%) PRINCE2
16 378 (9.30%) Scrum
17 337 (8.29%) QA
18 334 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
19 331 (8.14%) Management Information System
20 300 (7.38%) C#
21 298 (7.33%) HTML
22 295 (7.26%) People Management
23 288 (7.08%) Java
23 288 (7.08%) JavaScript
24 283 (6.96%) Oracle
24 283 (6.96%) SLA
25 276 (6.79%) Marketing
26 271 (6.67%) E-Commerce

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 154 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 126 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 115 (2.83%) IIS
4 96 (2.36%) Apache
5 90 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 82 (2.02%) SAS
7 68 (1.67%) CMS
8 49 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 44 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 38 (0.93%) Lync
11 26 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 22 (0.54%) Drupal
13 21 (0.52%) JBoss
14 20 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.47%) WordPress
16 18 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
17 17 (0.42%) nginx
18 16 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
19 15 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 15 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 449 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 245 (6.03%) MS Office
3 133 (3.27%) MS Project
4 63 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 62 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (0.64%) SPSS
7 17 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.27%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.27%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.15%) CATIA
10 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.15%) FastStats
11 5 (0.12%) InDesign
12 4 (0.098%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.074%) Simulink
13 3 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.049%) Open Workbench
14 2 (0.049%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 24 (0.59%) Google Analytics
2 21 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 11 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 11 (0.27%) Magento
7 9 (0.22%) SAP GRC
7 9 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
7 9 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.20%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.20%) Agresso
9 7 (0.17%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.17%) Visualfiles
9 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.17%) ION MarketView
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 6 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
10 6 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 6 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 70 (1.72%) SaaS
2 40 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (0.69%) Office 365
4 18 (0.44%) IaaS
5 14 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (0.27%) PaaS
7 8 (0.20%) GitHub
8 6 (0.15%) Force.com
9 2 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.025%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.025%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 229 (5.63%) Firewall
2 152 (3.74%) Internet
3 140 (3.44%) WAN
4 135 (3.32%) LAN
5 109 (2.68%) TCP/IP
6 97 (2.39%) DNS
7 96 (2.36%) SAN
8 74 (1.82%) Network Security
9 67 (1.65%) VPN
10 64 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
11 60 (1.48%) VoIP
12 56 (1.38%) MPLS
12 56 (1.38%) Wireless
13 54 (1.33%) DHCP
14 50 (1.23%) Intranet
15 43 (1.06%) BGP
16 40 (0.98%) OSPF
17 39 (0.96%) 3G
17 39 (0.96%) Ethernet
18 38 (0.93%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 148 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 145 (3.57%) MySQL
4 134 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 117 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 115 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 62 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 49 (1.21%) Big Data
10 45 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
11 44 (1.08%) MS Access
12 40 (0.98%) OLAP
13 36 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 35 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (0.84%) MongoDB
16 30 (0.74%) QlikView
17 28 (0.69%) NoSQL
17 28 (0.69%) Oracle Database
18 21 (0.52%) Hadoop
19 19 (0.47%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 124 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 97 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (2.24%) Git (software)
4 80 (1.97%) Selenium
5 75 (1.85%) JIRA
6 49 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
7 47 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 46 (1.13%) Subversion
9 41 (1.01%) Jenkins
10 40 (0.98%) JUnit
11 36 (0.89%) MSBuild
12 33 (0.81%) NUnit
13 27 (0.66%) Cucumber
14 21 (0.52%) WebDriver
15 20 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 19 (0.47%) Maven
17 18 (0.44%) Hudson
18 15 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
19 14 (0.34%) ERwin
20 12 (0.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 1205 (29.64%) Finance
2 276 (6.79%) Marketing
3 271 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 242 (5.95%) Retail
5 226 (5.56%) Banking
6 147 (3.62%) Legal
7 79 (1.94%) Advertising
8 77 (1.89%) Publishing
9 73 (1.80%) Back Office
10 69 (1.70%) Law
11 62 (1.53%) Investment Banking
12 49 (1.21%) Financial Institution
13 43 (1.06%) Automotive
14 42 (1.03%) Electronics
15 34 (0.84%) Billing
16 33 (0.81%) Local Government
17 31 (0.76%) Manufacturing
18 28 (0.69%) Welsh Language
19 27 (0.66%) Games
20 26 (0.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 471 (11.59%) Analyst
2 457 (11.24%) Team Leader
3 351 (8.63%) Project Manager
4 325 (8.00%) Developer
5 189 (4.65%) Architect
6 185 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 184 (4.53%) Business Analyst
8 173 (4.26%) Development Manager
9 168 (4.13%) Service Manager
10 157 (3.86%) Test Manager
11 123 (3.03%) Consultant
11 123 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
12 105 (2.58%) Programme Manager
13 99 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
14 84 (2.07%) Senior Developer
15 82 (2.02%) Applications Support
16 81 (1.99%) Support Analyst
16 81 (1.99%) Business Manager
17 78 (1.92%) Senior Project Manager
18 77 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (11.27%) .NET
2 298 (7.33%) HTML
3 244 (6.00%) CSS
4 190 (4.67%) Web Services
5 160 (3.94%) ASP.NET
6 158 (3.89%) XML
7 130 (3.20%) jQuery
8 99 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 96 (2.36%) HTML5
10 94 (2.31%) WCF
11 88 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (1.53%) SOAP
13 50 (1.23%) Ajax
14 49 (1.21%) Spring
15 45 (1.11%) Middleware
16 44 (1.08%) JSON
17 43 (1.06%) REST
18 42 (1.03%) WinForms
18 42 (1.03%) J2EE
19 41 (1.01%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 498 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 331 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 138 (3.39%) User Experience
4 123 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 115 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 80 (1.97%) Open Source
7 75 (1.85%) Mathematics
8 58 (1.43%) PMI
9 49 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 45 (1.11%) NHS
11 42 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 42 (1.03%) Mainframe
12 41 (1.01%) Blog
13 38 (0.93%) Statistics
14 35 (0.86%) Social Media
15 34 (0.84%) iPhone
15 34 (0.84%) Replication
16 30 (0.74%) iPad
17 26 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
17 26 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 527 (12.96%) Windows
2 266 (6.54%) Linux
3 174 (4.28%) UNIX
4 108 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (2.02%) Android
7 66 (1.62%) Apple iOS
7 66 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 35 (0.86%) Windows Phone
10 34 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (0.59%) Solaris
12 23 (0.57%) Windows XP
13 20 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 18 (0.44%) AIX
15 12 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 11 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.25%) HPUX
17 10 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 981 (24.13%) Project Management
2 889 (21.87%) Agile Software Development
3 629 (15.47%) Mentoring
4 527 (12.96%) ITIL
5 404 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 401 (9.86%) Coaching
7 387 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 378 (9.30%) Scrum
8 378 (9.30%) PRINCE2
9 334 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 295 (7.26%) People Management
11 271 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 259 (6.37%) Performance Management
13 243 (5.98%) Change Management
14 242 (5.95%) Business Analysis
15 235 (5.78%) Risk Management
16 206 (5.07%) Waterfall
17 190 (4.67%) TDD
18 182 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
19 180 (4.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 651 (16.01%) SQL
2 300 (7.38%) C#
3 288 (7.08%) Java
3 288 (7.08%) JavaScript
4 157 (3.86%) T-SQL
5 143 (3.52%) C
6 114 (2.80%) PHP
7 95 (2.34%) VB
8 85 (2.09%) C++
9 59 (1.45%) VBA
10 56 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 48 (1.18%) Python
12 42 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 38 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 34 (0.84%) Ruby
15 33 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 26 (0.64%) Perl
17 25 (0.62%) PHP5
18 22 (0.54%) VB6
19 18 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 673 (16.56%) Degree
2 165 (4.06%) ISEB
3 143 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
4 133 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
4 133 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 87 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 86 (2.12%) PMI Certification
6 86 (2.12%) CCNP
7 80 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 79 (1.94%) ISTQB
9 77 (1.89%) CCNA
10 63 (1.55%) PMP
11 49 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 47 (1.16%) CISSP
13 46 (1.13%) MCSE
14 43 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 36 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 36 (0.89%) APMP
16 31 (0.76%) CCIE
17 28 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (8.29%) QA
2 283 (6.96%) SLA
3 43 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 42 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.62%) ISO 9000
5 25 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.49%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.42%) COBIT
8 14 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.15%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.098%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.098%) DO-254
12 2 (0.049%) P3O
12 2 (0.049%) COREP
13 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.025%) ISO 9002
13 1 (0.025%) GAAP
System Software
1 188 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 167 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.13%) vSphere
4 38 (0.93%) XenApp
5 35 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.74%) Firmware
7 25 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.30%) Varnish
9 11 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (0.20%) NFS
10 8 (0.20%) UAG
11 5 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.12%) KVM
12 4 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.098%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.074%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.074%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.074%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 59 (1.45%) SCCM
2 32 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (0.74%) Puppet
4 28 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 16 (0.39%) OpenView
5 16 (0.39%) SCOM
6 14 (0.34%) Cacti
6 14 (0.34%) WSUS
6 14 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.30%) Nagios
8 11 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
10 8 (0.20%) RANCID
11 7 (0.17%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.15%) Control-M
12 6 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.15%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.12%) Opsview
Vendors
1 646 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 283 (6.96%) Oracle
3 258 (6.35%) VMware
4 252 (6.20%) Cisco
5 147 (3.62%) Citrix
6 127 (3.12%) HP
7 103 (2.53%) SAP
8 101 (2.48%) IBM
9 64 (1.57%) Juniper
9 64 (1.57%) CheckPoint
10 51 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
10 51 (1.25%) Business Objects
11 46 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 45 (1.11%) Adobe
13 44 (1.08%) Ab Initio
13 44 (1.08%) Capita
13 44 (1.08%) Google
14 43 (1.06%) NetApp
15 40 (0.98%) SolarWinds
16 39 (0.96%) F5
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Training budget,bonus,pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23 days
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65,000 per annum £65k basic + 24% bonus + £11k car allowance or car
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £90000 - £110000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
networx
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago